Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

  • Europe 1960-62, 1972-75
  • Taiwan 1976-78

Dreamtime country. 1995 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: thin textured cream wove Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE 1995'. Artist's stamp lower right within printed image in red ink, '[Chinese characters within square]. Not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Dreamtime Country'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '6/7'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 51.9 h x 42.1 w cm sheet (deckle edged) 58.0 h x 53.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1321
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Queensland, October 2007.